01/02/2011

New video campaign shows dangers of police work

Louisville nonprofit aims to urge support of police

By Jessie Halladay
Louisville Courier-Journal

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - The camera moves forward giving you the view of a police officer approaching a van on a dark street as the voiceover describes the potential dangers the officer may face. “Could you do it?” the voice asks.

The public service announcements, which will begin running on local television stations in early January, are designed to raise awareness about the dangers of police work and to urge support of the Louisville Metro Police Foundation, a non-profit organization that raises money to support the police.

Officers watched the video spots during roll calls on Wednesday, and the foundation gave the officers T-shirts and a holiday card.

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